Horace Lee Clift

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Mr. Horace Lee Clift, age 86, of Shelbyville, formerly of Cornersville, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at NHC Lewisburg.

Mr. Clift was a native of Marshall County, the son of the late Horace Davis and Mary Beatty Clift. He was the former owner of Clift's Feed Store in Shelbyville and retired from Heil Quaker and Lockheed. He was associated with the Methodist and Cumberland Presbyterian Churches.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a sister, Sue Arnold, and two brothers, Joe and Wayne Clift. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Dorothy Bowers Clift of Shelbyville, two sisters, Carolyn Hawkins of Lewisburg, and Fay Womble of Shelbyville, two brothers, Ralph Clift of Morristown and Ray Clift of Madison, Alabama. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were conducted on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at 2 p.m. with burial at Short Cemetery.

There will be no public visitation at the funeral home prior to the graveside service.

Donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.

Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.